How can every person improve their brain health and mental resilience?
Challenge Leadership Group
Founder, Senior Managing Partner & CEO, Flagship Pioneering
Co-Founder, Aision Biotechnologies, Neuroscientist, Columbia University
Founder and Director, MIT Age Lab
Director, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT
CEO & Editor-in-Chief, SharpBrains
President and Co-Founder, Mindstrong Health
CEO, WellBrain | Recused from Judging
Senior Advisor, Initiative for Health Systems Innovation, MIT Sloan School of Management
CEO, Co-Founder, and Board Chair, AnthroTronix, Inc.
Founder & CEO, EMOTIV Inc.
Senior Vice President for Policy, AARP; Executive Director, Global Council on Brain Health, AARP
Co-founder and CEO, Akili Interactive Labs
Professor of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Aix-Marseille University
CEO, Founder, and Owner, InterSystems Corporation
Global Head, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Johnson & Johnson
Chief Medical Officer, Brain Power; Innovation Officer, Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy
Arts & Culture Mentorship Prize Judges
Founding Partner, Upstart Co-Lab
Director, Arts & Industries Building, Smithsonian Institution
Executive Director of Arts Initiatives and of the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST)
Creative Director, Education Arcade; Research Director, MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing Program
Executive Director, Ingenuity
Solutions will be evaluated based on the following criteria.
The solution addresses the challenge that has been set forth using technology.
The solution can be grown and scaled to affect the lives of more people.
Potential for Impact
The planned implementation of the solution has the potential to impact lives, and the theory behind how it will work makes logical sense.
This is a new technology, a new application of a technology, or a new process for solving the challenge.
It is feasible to implement the solution, and the team has a plan for the solution to sustain itself financially.